Exhibit at Marlboro College Illuminates the
Consequences of Agent Orange
The Drury Gallery at Marlboro College will exhibit "Agent Orange: The Consequences of War, a Call to Conscience" from Monday, January 16 to Friday, February 3, 2006. Drury Gallery hours are 1 – 5 p.m., Sunday – Friday.
This exhibit of paintings, drawings, a video, posters and personal recollections documents the effects of Agent Orange during the Vietnam War. The collection is sponsored by The Fund for Reconciliation and Development, a national not-for-profit organization working for reconciliation with and development of Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos and Cuba and for fully normal U.S. diplomatic, cultural, educational and economic relations.
Concurrently, Marlboro College faculty and students who went on the college-sponsored trip to Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos in May 2005 will exhibit photographs, drawings, journals and collages in the adjoining Whittemore Theater lobby.
The Drury Gallery is fully accessible. For more information, contact Elena Sharnoff, Marlboro College Public Affairs Officer, at (802) 251-7644. For cancellation information, please call the Events Hotline: (802) 451-7151.
Founded in 1946, Marlboro College offers undergraduate education in the liberal arts and, since 1997, graduate study focused on Internet technologies. Its 330 undergraduate students enjoy an 8:1 student-faculty ratio, a voice in governing the community and individualized courses of study on a 350-acre campus in the hills of southern Vermont. Marlboro has been selected as one of 40 Colleges that Change Lives. (http://www.marlboro.edu/news/promotional/change_lives).